*As a precautionary measure in advance of Tropical Storm Ana, this event has been cancelled. As of 10/16/14, museum is expected to remain open with free admission on Sunday, 10/19/14, weather permitting.*
In conjunction with Bank of Hawaii Family Sunday, the museum also holds a free Family Day at its location in Makiki Heights, with entertainment and an art activity. A free shuttle bus will run between the Honolulu Museum of Art and Spalding House, so you can enjoy two different events in one day.
Oct 19: Trick or Treat!
Kids can cut, glue, and decorate their own spooky masks in time for Halloween.
12-12:30pm + 2-2:30pm
Master storyteller Lopaka Kapanui tells chicken-skin ghost stories relating to artwork in the reinstalled Arts of Hawaiʻi Gallery. Discretion is advised, recommend for kids age 12 and older.
Later this fall:
Nov 16: On the Steppes
Mongolians believe that “a Mongol without a horse is like a bird without wings.” Create a miniature horse to celebrate the importance of horses in Mongolian culture.